Monthly Archives: April 2009

Marques Casa Concha Merlot 2005 wine review by (PB)

The gargantuan Chilean wine makers at Concha Y Toro are one of the most reliable new world producers of quality, value wine. This Merlot on sale for $11 from the normal $14-$16 is a big wine with a dark ripe blackberry jam, chocolate and plum nose.In the mouth this wine is BIG with smoke on…

Tapestry Shiraz 2006 wine review by Billy

Nose:Jammy plum and an almost sweet strawberry layer. Peppery, nutmeg and cedar spices are wonderful.Palate: Warm balance that spreads evenly throughout the mouth giving a full, warm and spicy feel. Soft tannins that are well balanced against an even acid core makes this a delightfully well crafted and even drinking wine.Finish:soft and slightly acidic. blackberry…